Period
to 18 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Skype skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Skype over the 6 months to 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 181 190 194
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Skype 14 22 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.52% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.24% 3.17% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 37
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £29,325 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £59,750
England median annual salary £43,888 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.60% - +5.56%

Skype is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 624 694 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.01% 16.30% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 485 464 560
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.96% -5.63%
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,575 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +15 6 £37,500 +15.38%
Nottinghamshire -1 5 £32,500 -24.86% 2
Leicestershire +21 2 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £65,000 -
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, IT jobs citing Skype also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Skype.

1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Skype for Business
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Windows 10
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 7 (50.00%) Office 365
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) WAN
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (35.71%) Sprint Review
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (35.71%) DevOps
7 5 (35.71%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (35.71%) DHCP
7 5 (35.71%) VPN
7 5 (35.71%) DNS
7 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (35.71%) SSL
7 5 (35.71%) Retail
7 5 (35.71%) Logistics
7 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 5 (35.71%) VLAN

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (78.57%) Skype for Business
2 7 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
2 5 (35.71%) Azure
2 5 (35.71%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
1 6 (42.86%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 5 (35.71%) SSL
2 5 (35.71%) VLAN
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
4 3 (21.43%) IP Telephony
4 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (14.29%) PBX
6 1 (7.14%) DMVPN
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) IT Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (14.29%) iPhone
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Windows 10
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) Logistics
3 5 (35.71%) Network Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Release Management
3 5 (35.71%) Sprint Review
4 2 (14.29%) Presales
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Document Management
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) iManage
4 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle